airfares - updates

Rappler's latest stories on airfares


Gwen Garcia fumes at Civil Aeronautics Board over varying airfares

May 30, 2018 - 3:05 PM

Deputy Speaker Garcia wants the Civil Aeronautics Board to standardize the price of airplane tickets and turn down airlines' request to return the fuel surcharge

FURIOUS. Deputy Speaker Gwen Garcia berates a Civil Aeronautics Board official on May 30, 2018. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Cebu Pacific lifts fuel surcharge, PAL next

Jan 13, 2015 - 9:16 AM

No fuel surcharge shall be collected from tickets sold from January 8 onwards the Civil Aeronautics Board warns

Lower airfares seen as CAB lifts fuel surcharge

Jan 07, 2015 - 11:22 AM

Airline passengers can expect lower airfares starting the end of the week with the removal of the fuel surcharge on domestic and international flights

Low fares boost local air passenger traffic in 2012

Feb 14, 2013 - 7:15 PM

Airlines carry 20 57 million domestic passengers in 2012 with Cebu Pacific accounting for 46 of the number

WING TIP. Cebu Pacific's A320 aircraft with a fuel-saving wing tip arrives on January 21. Photo courtesy of Cebu Pacific

Cheap air travel stalls ferry passenger growth

Feb 12, 2013 - 7:52 PM

The number of passengers traveling by sea reaches 49 85 million in 2012 just 0 74 higher than the 49 48 million recorded in 2011 government data show

SHIFT TO BUDGET AIRLINES. Ferry passenger growth turns flat in 2012 as more and more travelers prefer to fly. In this photo, passengers look out from a shipping vessel at north harbour in Manila. Image courtesy of AFP